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Hazak U'barukh: Zachary Edinger, who recently spoke at the Queens College Jewish Studies Program Awards Ceremony about Shearith Israel's historic cemeteries and Civil War veterans.

Published on May 20, 2018

Hazak U'barukh to Zachary Edinger, who recently spoke at the Queens College Jewish Studies Program Awards Ceremony about Shearith Israel's historic cemeteries and Civil War veterans.  He also unveiled plans to have a Queens College intern work with Shearith Israel to research additional information about Civil War veterans from our congregation.

Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue

1829
Second Mill Street Synagogue
1818